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Dudziro Nhengu

their right to health may largely depend on their social standing—their class, race, gender, education levels, geographical positioning, and ability to understand or speak a specific language. If power and resources to influence decisions on health and

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Language and a Continent in Flux

Twenty-First Century Tensions of Inclusion and Exclusion

Philip McDermott and Sarah McMonagle

taboos surrounding ‘racism’ there. The authors call for a critical race perspective to be introduced to better understand the experiences of plurilingual people who are othered. Finally, Nikolett Szelei (Lisbon) considers levels of language diversity in

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Creating borders in young minds

A case study of Indian and Pakistani school textbooks

Dhananjay Tripathi

this logic, we can safely conclude that despite the biological oneness of the human race, we are carrying different identities determined by our place of birth, faith, skin color and also by the political and social beliefs that we develop over a period

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Barriers and borders

Human mobility and building inclusive societies

Anthony Turton

arrived into a space that had some unique characteristics. I was born into a white family in a country where race has always been an issue. I was born male, into a society where there were deeply entrenched rites of passage into manhood. I was born a

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Frida Hastrup and Marianne Elisabeth Lien

Interest and Local Activism ’, Ethnologia Scandinavica 46 : 124 – 141 . Keskinen , S. et al. (eds) ( 2016 ), Complying with Colonialism: Gender, Race and Ethnicity in the Nordic Region ( London : Routledge ). 10

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Improving and protecting human rights

A reflection of the quality of education for migrant and marginalized Roma children in Europe

Silvia-Maria Chireac and Anna Devis Arbona

happy, surrounded by people who appreciate me despite my race, the Roma race. I feel Roma, but also Bulgarian. The think what I most want is that they appreciate me here. (Katarina) As to the Roma language, the participants reported speaking their

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Emplacing Smells

Spatialities and Materialities of ‘Gypsiness’

Andreea Racleș and Ana Ivasiuc

construct the Roma as inferior other at the intersection of race and class. In a politics of difference, in particular since the second half of the 2000s, transnational policy discourses articulated the Roma as inferior others in need of a civilisational

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The Obligation Is the Point

‘Refugee 2 Refugee’ Care and Solidarity in Greece

Zareena Grewal

://refugeehosts.files.wordpress.com/2020/04/bc-hl-religion-and-social-justice-for-refugees-report-hr.pdf . Foucault , M. ( 2003 ), ‘ Society Must Be Defended ’: Lectures at the College de France, 1975–1976 ( London : Penguin ). Gilmore , R. ( 2002 ), ‘ Race and Globalization

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Ontological Opportunism

Reanimating the Inanimate in Physics and Science Communication at CERN

Anne Dippel

, they share a similar dream of objectivity. Enchanted technology and animated matter have had a major impact on physics, turning the ‘culture of no culture’, with its ideal of a world where nation, race, class, and gender do not matter, into a nerd

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The Neighbourhood as Home Away from Home?

Potentials and Dilemmas of Homemaking in the Public Among the Somali Swedes in Rinkeby, Stockholm

Aurora Massa and Paolo Boccagni

forms of exclusion or stigmatisation. The ways in which people deal with normality and stigma have been explored in different fields, including race and urban studies. Research on urban marginality has shown how people living in segregated areas do not